Having problems with your Nikon D40 Digital Camera with G-II 18-55mm Lens ?

When I take a pic the image on screen fills all in black for a couple of seconds..almost looks like a negative>>> is the card or lens?


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Neither. You're seeing blown-out highlights. Those are the portions of your photo that have been overexposed and lost all detail, going pure white. This is a warning, since the camera doesn't know whether you're going for this effect. Blown-out highlights are generally considered a bad thing, and the proper fix is to reduce exposure to bring back the details. This risks losing details in the dark shadows but this isn't considered as bad, since we don't expect to see things in the dark.

That was the long answer. The short answer is to press up/down on the multiselector to cycle through the different views of your photo.
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